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Willie Larkin, Grambling State University president, resigned Thursday at the University of Louisiana Board of Supervisors meeting at Louisiana Tech University. Larkin’s letter of resignation was accepted by the board said Dan Reneau, interim ULS president. Larkin’s resignation is effective June 30 after only serving as president for one year. “I am not a quitter,” said Larkin, who was appointed as GSU president in July 2015. “I committed to serving Grambling State University for seven years, or as long as I was allowed to do so. I will always love Grambling State University. She deserves...

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06/01/2016
The College of Education at Louisiana Tech University’s Science and Technology Education Center and Red Stick Robotics, of Baton Rouge, have collaborated to train instructors and offer robotics...
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05/31/2016
Louisiana Tech University players, coaches and fans react Monday as the Bulldogs learn they’ve earned an at-large berth to the NCAA Baseball Regionals in Starkville, Mississippi. Tech will open...
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05/31/2016
Hometown heroes come in many forms. Memorial Day was celebrated on Monday, and in recent weeks a Ruston man went to great lengths to honor a local veteran — Cpl. Calvin Bowden. Cassidy Bryan said the...
05/31/2016
Another suspect in the April shooting outside Legends Nightclub in Grambling has been arrested. Claude Steveland Hyde, 33, of 9915 Maplewood St., Bellflower, California, was booked into the Lincoln...
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05/31/2016
Open since 1965, Burt’s Automotive closed its doors Thursday. Bill Burt, owner, said the station, located on Cooktown Road, has been in his family since it first opened its doors more than 50 years...
05/28/2016
The College of Education’s Clinical Residency Research Center had its first cohort of TEAM Model clinical interns graduate from Louisiana Tech University’s spring commencement. This was the second...
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05/28/2016
Madden L. “Buddy” Nelson never saw the light of day the entire three years he was stationed in the European Theater of World War II. As a member of the Army Air Corps 416th Night Flight Squadron, the...
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05/28/2016
Editor’s note: This is the fourth in a series on the ongoing construction of Lincoln Parish schools. ••• Construction at Ruston Junior High School on additional classrooms and gym are moving along...
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05/27/2016
School has ended for the summer, but that doesn’t mean that learning has to end, too. Bricks 4 Kidz, an educational organization that helps children learn through the use of LEGO bricks, will have...
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05/27/2016
The Lincoln Parish Library held its Summer Reading Kick Off Thursday in the Events Center. Library staff set up an obstacle course for the smaller readers, while the teens and adults shared a gaming...